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2020! Skip, next!

2020! Skip, next! It would have been nice if we could do this on the first of January of 2020, wouldn’t it? This was a year that we don’t want …

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Killing our Planet

Killing our Planet. Sadly this is something we’ve been doing for centuries. Some may say it’s progress and evolution, but the truth is, if we don’t stop we will be …

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Racism, a sad word

Racism, what a sad little word I would say! Usually, linguists love words, but this is the kind of word I would love to see eradicated from all dictionaries in …

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What is Fake News?

What is Fake News? We are bombarded with this expression almost every day. Sometimes used to attack opponents, sometimes to describe certain types of content published in the media and …

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A pay cut

A pay cut.  A lot has been said about the way Covid has changed our lives, how we live, how we work, how we socialise, how we get educated. In …

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Real Estate post-Covid

Real Estate post-Covid. This is a question many ask these days. Either you are a homeowner struggling to pay the mortgage, a renter who doesn’t know if you will be …

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Translation and Covid

Translation and COVID. At a first glance, they may look totally unrelated, one is a terrible illness and the other is a language service that links countries and cultures. If …

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See the birds fly

See the birds fly. As an aviation lover, I’d love to see them flying in the skies again. For the aviation industry, it is more than the desire of seeing …

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The future of cruises

The future of cruises is still very uncertain. The cruising industry was one of the hardest hit by this pandemic. People saw cruise ships as infection breeding grounds, read about …